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UT Pride Center Revived

It was announced Thursday by recently instated University of Tennessee Chancellor Beverly Davenport that it is a “priority” of the university to reinstall the Pride Center. The Pride Center was part of the Office of Diversity and Inclusion which was…

Chay’s Corner: Healthy Recipes

What’s up, guys? Thanks for reading Chay’s Corner! So, as we all know, HUMP day is my favorite! This week we will talk about more FOOD! Everyone loves food and some people love to cook…..I can’t cook, but  I do…

A Message to Tennessee Fans

The announcement of the hiring of John Currie as Tennessee’s next athletic director, no doubt, sent many Vol fans up the wall. I have been a Vol fan all of my life and remember some of the best days of…

Women’s History Month– Southern Women

March has been named “Women’s History Month.” Hundreds of southern women deserve to be celebrated and honored for their contributions to the advancement of women. However, there are a few women from our fine state of Tennessee who stood out…

Chay’s Corner: Study Spots!

It’s HUMP DAY guys! I received a reader request to point out local places around campus to get out of the house and study. We all know the distractions being at home causes, whether it be Netflix or loud roommates….

Welcome, Beverly Davenport.

Dear Mrs. Davenport, Welcome to The University of Tennessee, Knoxville! We are wholeheartedly thrilled to have you here, and it appears you’re excited to be here with us. We know it seems like you are coming into a firestorm here…

Chay’s Corner

Happy Hump Day! Let’s talk about less scrolling……more living! Not everything you do has to been seen or heard! Every one of us gets on social media and catches up on the latest happenings. Whether it is drama from your…

Chay’s Corner

I hope everyone’s week is going great! It’s Hump Day, half way to the weekend!! The semester is settling in and you’re back in the swing of school. During the cold winter weeknights, nothing is better than cuddling up and…

Chay’s Corner

Ask yourself: “Why am I going to college?” If the answer is to get a great education and be successful, then follow my ten tips! I know a wise guy who taught me impossible is nothing, and nothing is impossible!…

Chay’s Corner

  School is back and some of you are finishing up! So, Lets talk Business ….Professional 1.Buy a business jacket! 2. Slacks or skirt (knee length) 3. Button down/Blouse 4. Closed toed shoes- Girls, wedges are not business! Guys, don’t…

Vols Fall Short Against Arkansas

Recap The Tennessee men’s basketball team lost a close game at home Tuesday night against Arkansas 82-78. The Vols jumped out to a 13 point lead in the first half, but the lead disappeared quickly just before halftime. Tennessee remained…

Mike DeBord Leaving Vols

The Scoop Tennessee offensive coordinator Mike DeBord is out of Knoxville. He accepted the same position at Indiana University on Tuesday morning. DeBord often received the ire of Tennessee fans over his two years as offensive coordinator for what many…

Tennessee Shines in Music City Bowl Victory

The Tennessee Volunteers came into today’s Music City Bowl match-up as favorites against another one of college football’s historic programs, the Nebraska Cornhuskers. They didn’t let off the gas pedal in this game in route to a 38-24 victory. Tennessee…

Tennessee Gets Big Win Over A&M

The Tennessee men’s basketball team started SEC play with a big 73-63 win over Texas A&M on the road Thursday night. Lamonte Turner led the Vols with 14 points and 4 assists. Detrick Mostella chipped in 13 points off the…

The Case for Campus Carry

With the recent events of Texas Governor Greg Abbott signing into law S.B. 11, also known as the “campus carry” bill, there have been many proponents from either sides of the political field weighing in on their position about students…

Music City Bowl Predictions

The Tennessee Volunteers face-off against the Nebraska Cornhuskers in the Music City Bowl on December 30 at 3:30 P.M Eastern time. The game pits two teams that saw their high hopes crumble over the final month and half of their…

UTK Professor Suspended

UTK Law Professor and USA Today Columnist Glenn Reynolds was suspended from Twitter Thursday morning for tweeting: “Run them down,” in reference to Black Lives Matters supporters surrounding and intimidating drivers on I-277. Twitter has not released the official reason…

Tennessee Party Crashers

EXCERPT FROM: CampusSports.net At the Alabama vs. USC game this past week, some insightful fans brought some much needed orange to Atlanta. The orange-clad comrades rented one of the suites for the game in order to cause a little havoc…

Trigger Warning: UTK Daily Beacon Style

The University of Tennessee’s student newspaper, The Daily Beacon, today released a survey entitled “Trigger Warnings in Classrooms” to conduct so-called research on “student attitudes surrounding trigger warnings in the classroom.” This is in addition to the University’s already existing Bias…

When you hear Rocky Top…

The latest hype video from the University of Tennessee Pride of the Southland Marching Band featuring the well known and much loved unofficial fight song for the Tennessee Volunteers is here with only 9 days until the Volunteers play Appalachian…

The Vols Decide on a Uniform

EXCERPT FROM: SEC COUNTRY WRITTEN BY: ROGER KUZNIA   The Virginia Tech Hokies unveiled the uniforms they’ll wear for the Battle at Bristol on Sept. 10 against the Tennessee Volunteers, choosing a unique black and gray scheme. The Volunteers, meanwhile,…

One More Reason to Despise Lame Kiffin

If the former Judas Tennessee coach had not already done enough to “stir the pot” for Vols fans, his latest tweet is an outright declaration of war. https://twitter.com/Lane_Kiffin/status/760171727846420480?lang=en Talk is cheap, especially from a little boy who has ridden to…